|Birth: ||Mar. 23, 1956|
|Death: ||Jul. 8, 2014|
ALTON - Vickie A. Stockard Crawford, 58, departed this life at 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Alton Memorial Hospital.
She was born March 23, 1956, in Alton, the daughter of Jeffera and Gertie Mae (Houston) Stockard. Vickie was a 1974 graduate of Alton High School and a 1978 graduate of SIU-Edwardsville.
She married G. Bernard Crawford in 1981 and resided in Virginia. Vickie enjoyed family and friends. She was the first lady of Greater Metropolitan CME Zion Church in Northfolk, Va. She was employed by the State of Virginia with the Department of Human Services.
She was baptized at Allen Chapel A.M.E. Church in 1971.
She is survived by her only son Gerald B. Crawford of Virginia Beach, Va. four brothers Jeff Stockard of Alton; Michael (Mary) Stockard of St. Louis, Mo.; Mark Stockard of Olivette, Mo.; and Robin Stockard of Alton; one sister Marsha Stockard of Alton; a loving sister-in-law Mary Stockard of Godfrey; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by a brother, Joe Don Stockard.
Visitation: 9 a.m. until time of service at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 12, at Unity Fellowship Church in Godfrey. Burial: Upper Alton Cemetery.
Cathy M. Williams & Sons Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Published in The Telegraph from July 9 to July 11, 2014
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Jul 10, 2014
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